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Same old tune in US gun control debate

The typical sequence of events following a mass shooting has become all too familiar, and despite potential for stronger measures, it's only a matter of time before next tragedy strikes

The National Rifle Association or NRA, is the gun lobby that puts pressure on lawmakers to refrain from enacting even the most sensible US gun control laws.

IT has become a ritual of sorts. It starts with a horrific mass shooting. A lone gunman opens fire at innocent Americans, murdering schoolchildren, churchgoers, or just some people having fun.

Horrific images of the dead, the injured and those running for cover from the gunshots fill the...

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